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Visit our first state capitol at Tryon Palace, walk in Blackbeard’s footsteps in Bath, and enjoy year-round sailing, fishing and paddling.
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Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
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October 23 - 25
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Enjoy an evening farm tour petting the animals under hundreds of Christmas lights and decorations. Let the kids visit with Santa in his big red sleigh while sipping on hot chocolate.
Come out to The Barnyard to experience a farm themed fall festival including a small pumpkin patch, the petting zoo, a mini hay ride, hay bale maze, scarecrow decorating, fall photo setup, and more!
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Oriental (7.23 mile)
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Oriental (7.41 mile)
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New luxurious condos in the village of Oriental. 2 and 3 bedroom units available. Includes pool and spa.
Oriental (7.42 mile)
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